Charles O. Lerche teaches political science, international relations and international management at several institutions including: the University of Limburg/Maastricht, the University of Kent at Canterbury’s Brussels School of International Studies, and Boston University Brussels. He is co­author of Concepts of International Politics in Global Perspective, and has published articles in academic journals on African politics, and peace and world order studies.

Montgomery Sapone received a Ph. D. from Yale University in 1994 in cultural anthropology. In 1997, she completed a J.D. from Harvard Law School. While in law school, she worked at the Arms Project of Human Rights Watch in Washington, DC and at the Organized Crime and Drug Enforcement Task Squad of the US Attorney’s Office in Boston, Massachusetts. Currently, she is working as a freelance journalist in Europe.

Amr G. E. Sabet is Jean Monnet fellow at the Robert Schuman Center for Advanced Studies, European University Institute, Fiesole, Italy.